E&ES Colloquium Schedule

Unless noted, all colloquia are Tuesdays at 4:30.

Fall 2021

September 14, in person in SCI058, broadcast on Zoom: Eric Williams, Professor, Golisano Institute for Sustainability, Rochester Institute of Technology: "Systems perspective on modern waste challenges: Circular economy for plastic and electronic waste".

September 21, via Zoom: Karen Lloyd, Associate Professor, University of Tennessee: "The mysterious deep subsurface biosphere: What sustains one of the largest, slowest ecosystems on Earth?"

September 28, in person in SCI058, broadcast on Zoom: Isla Castaneda, Associate Professor, University of Massachusetts: "Climate Variability in Eastern Africa Through a Major Faunal Transition at 550,000 to 250,000 years: Evidence from Organic Geochemical Proxies".

October 5, via Zoom: Jerry Mitrovica, Frank B. Baird Jr. Professor of Science, Harvard University: "The Fingerprints of Sea Level Change".

October 19, via Zoom: Alton Byers: Distinguished Visiting Scholar, College of the Environment: "Garbage and Glaciers: Towards Sustainable Solid Waste Management in the Sagarmatha (Mt. Everest) National Park, Nepal".

November 2, via Zoom: Maya E. Carrasquillo, Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering, University of California, Berkeley: Environmental Justice.

November 9, via Zoom: E&ES alumni and Suzanne OConnell, Harold T. Stearns Professor of Earth Science, Professor of Integrative Sciences, Wesleyan University: Field Camp and Summer Programs.

November 16, via Zoom: Adriane Lam, Assistant Professor, Department of Geological Sciences & Environmental Studies, Binghamton University: Miocene Climate Optimum & Climate Transition.

November 30, via Zoom: Alejandra C. Geiger-Ortiz, Assistant Professor, Department of Geology, Colby College: Atolls and Geomorphology.

December 7, in person in SCI058: End of semester gathering.